Former FBI lawyer Lisa Page testified last year that officials in the bureau discussed Espionage Act charges against Hillary Clinton. Then-FBI Director James Comey was in the meeting. Unsurprisingly, then-Attorney General Loretta Lynch rejected the notion.
Lynch met with President Bill Clinton on a Phoenix tarmac in June 2016. Comey gave his infamous public speech exonerating her while bashing her on July 5, 2016.
THE DOJ WOULDN’T LET THEM CHARGE HILLARY
Page told the committee that the FBI “did not blow over gross negligence.” Responding to a question from Rep. John Ratcliffe, R-Texas.
She said, “We, in fact — and, in fact, the Director — because, on its face, it did seem like, well, maybe there’s a potential here for this to be the charge. And we had multiple conversations, multiple conversations with the Justice Department about charging gross negligence.”
Page testified that the DOJ put a stop to it.
“The Justice Department’s assessment was that it was both constitutionally vague so that they did not actually feel that they could permissibly bring that charge”[…]
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